|Recycling 101: College of Menominee Nations gives lesson in EPA Great Lakes 2008 Earth Day Challenge - Greg Peterson|
The Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin contributed over 4 tons of electronic and pharmaceutical waste to the EPA Great Lakes 2008 Earth Day Challenge. This is the first of several videos explaining the tribes numerous projects that included cleaning up the reservation, replacing gang symbols with Native American art, teaching youth about the legend of the sturgeon and its place in tribal culture. In part one, the non-profit interfaith Earth Healing Initiative looks at the many recycling project...
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